Discover the world of PlayStation with these free-to-play games that you can download and start playing without spending a penny.
Here's our pick of the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita games that you can download right now from PlayStation Store with nothing more than a Sony Entertainment Network account and internet access. Why not give them a try?
Uncharted 3 Multiplayer
Join Nathan Drake, Sully and more heroes, villains and mercenaries in a series of Uncharted 3 multiplayer arenas. This free-to-play multiplayer mode from the classic game Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception lets you collect XP up to level 15, with the option to extend your multiplayer experience even further by purchasing additional maps, skins and game modes.
Wage intergalactic war in the ever-evolving universe of EVE Online and hone your skills as an elite mercenary in DUST 514, a free-to-play massively multiplayer shooter exclusive to PS3. Customise every aspect of your character, from the weapons you use and the vehicles you drive to the skills that will give you the edge on the immense battlefields of New Eden, all for no cost. If you want to climb the ranks faster or get more exclusive kit for your character, the in-game marketplace has a whole galaxy of items to purchase that can take your DUST 514 experience even further.
DC Universe Online
Ever wanted to don a cape and take to the skies as a crime-fighting superhero? Or cause mischief and mayhem as a master criminal? With DC Universe Online on PS3 you can create your own hero or villain, choose from a wide range of powers and join thousands of players in iconic locations like Metropolis and Gotham City, where Superman, Batman, The Joker and many more DC Comics characters are waiting to fight alongside – or against – you. The free-to-play version lets you play up to level 30, but if you want even more powers, weapons and missions for your character, a paid subscription opens up a whole world of additional content. You can also visit the in-game store to purchase add-on packs and new items to take your character even further into the DC Universe.
Will you choose the side of good or evil?
Step into the free-to-play ring with TEKKEN Revolution and experience the thrills of this all-time classic fighting game for no extra cost. Choose your fighter and slug it out against computer controlled opponents or other players online, levelling up your character and climbing the world rankings with every fight that you win. If you want to enhance your character with extra powers and special moves, or enter even more tournament matches, head to the online store to purchase Premium Coins that will give you the upper hand.
Step into the virtual world of PlayStation Home and join an online community where you can play games, socialise with fellow gamers and explore an ever-growing array of themed spaces, including the Action District and Sportswalk. Personalise your avatar and build a home for them with an apartment that you can decorate in your own style, and then head out into the world to discover everything that's on offer at PlayStation Home.
You'll find PlayStation Home ready and waiting to be installed at no extra cost via the [PSN] tab of your XMB Menu.
Join Diver Dan at the top of a series of high-diving boards that spring into life on any surface, thanks to your PS Vita system's rear camera and the AR Play Cards included in your PS Vita box. Perform a series of twists, turns and elaborate dives as Dan soars through the air, and try to earn as much prize money as possible – you'll need it to pay Dan's hospital bills if things go wrong.
Get a head for heights and make a big splash.
Light up the skies with an amazing pyrotechnic display – just point your PS Vita rear camera at any skyline and watch as multi-coloured fireworks explode into life all around you. By triggering the fireworks at precisely the right moment you'll score points and earn bonuses that will produce even more spectacular light shows.
Get the thrill of the big match wherever you are by building your own stadium on any surface and kicking off five-a-side football matches and tournaments against friends and rivals. Using your AR Play Cards you can create a pitch, two supporters' stands and a scoreboard, then challenge your friends to a game of table football via Ad Hoc Mode, or take on computer-controlled opponents as you run, pass, swerve and shoot just by swiping your finger on the PS Vita touchscreen.
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So there you have it... head to our online store now, or check out PlayStation Store from your PS3 or PS Vita and start enjoying some amazing games for no additional cost.
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